Pope Benedict arrives in Africa
Nov. 18 - Pope Benedict called for religious tolerance as he arrived in Benin, the cradle of Voodoo in West Africa. Deborah Gembara reports.
Frank and Jesse James
This episode of Stories of the Century has railroad detective Matt Clark tracking down notorious brothers and bank robbers, Frank and Jesse James. (26min)
Robin Williams is cool with Penguins.
Nov. 13 - Robin Williams plays it clean when it comes to the family film, "Happy Feet Two."
Berlusconi's parting shots
Nov 13 - Outgoing Italian Priime Minister Berlosconi calls on the ECB to support the euro. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
Female martyrs honored in Yemen
Nov. 18 - Yemeni protesters say the death of female opposition members will not be in vain as they called for President Ali Abdullah Saleh to step down. Deborah Gembara reports.
North Carolina Women and the Progressive Movement
This lesson includes primary sources from Documenting the American South specifically related to North Carolina women involved in reform movements characteristic of the Progressive era. For the most part, these documents detail women's work in education-related reform and describe the creation of schools for women in the state. They also demonstrate that, as was true in the rest of the nation, the progressive, female reformers of N.C. were segregated based on race and socio-economic status.
Great Zoom Mosaic - Zoom Out
This is a mosaic of zooms out of 20 different locations prepared to support a paper given at IEEE Visualization 2002. The locations are: Long Beach, CA; New York City, NY; San Fransisco, CA; NASA-Goddard, Boston, MA; New Orleans, LA, Salt Lake City, UT; Sabie River, Africa; Park City, UT, Chicago, IL; Mongu, Africa; Salt Lake City, UT; Amazon, Brazil; Los Angeles, CA; Baltimore, MD; Snow Basin, UT; Atlanta, GA; Washington, DC; Orlando, FL; and Seattle, WA. Using data from different spacecraft an
Nothing magical about 7 pct yield level - Mizuho analyst
Nov. 14 - Investors are overly fixated on keeping Italian yields below 7 pct, says Mizuho Corporate Bank's Nicole Elliott, who argues that emerging market bonds prove there's nothing magical about that level.
Boeing lands record order in Dubai
Nov. 14 - Boeing makes a big splash at the Dubai Air Show with a blockbuster deal to sell 50 of its 777 jetliners to host airline Emirates. Conway G. Gittens reports.
ECU's Maritime Studies program finds a cannon from Blackbeard's flagship the Queen Anne's Revenge. The QAR Project is managed by the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources in partnership with East Carolina University. The recovery operation of Cannon 13 was supervised by the Office of State Archaeology -- Underwater Branch in partnership with the NC DENR Marine Fisheries, NC State Ports -- Morehead City, NOAA, and the Town of Beaufort. Many of the restored artifacts from the QA
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Elizabeth Taylor sparkles at Christie's
Nov. 15 - Hollywood starlet Elizabeth Taylor's glittering jewels go on display in Paris ahead of two auctions in New York. Kilmeny Duchardt reports.
De ruimte in : De bewegingen van de aarde In deze multimediale les ontdekken de leerlingen alles over de gevolgen van de bewegingen van de hemellichamen in ons zonnestelsel. De bordles wordt vergezeld van een uitgebreid lesscenario. Deze les vind je eveneens terug op de DVD …
In deze multimediale les ontdekken de leerlingen alles over de gevolgen van de bewegingen van de hemellichamen in ons zonnestelsel.
De bordles wordt vergezeld van een uitgebreid lesscenario. Deze les vind je eveneens terug op de DVD …
U.S.S. Constitution: Old Ironsides
The Constitution is the oldest commissioned naval vessel still floating. It was named by George Washington and commissioned in 1797. It defeated 5 British war ships during the War of 1812. (6min)
GRCC Board of Trustees Nov. 2011
Europe Day Ahead: Monti to present plan to Italian senate
Nov. 16 - Italy takes centre stage on Thursday as the new prime minister presents his programme for government to the senate. The move comes after unveiling a cabinet lineup featuring academics and businessmen.
The Great Depression and the 1990s
This lesson asks students to research a modern government program having roots in the New Deal. Following their research, students participate in a congressional forum where they debate which programs should be continued. Recommended for grade 11, can be adapted for other grades.
Sienna Miller: I was spat on by paparazzi
Nov. 24 - Actress Sienna Miller said she was spat on and abused by paparazzi, while author JK Rowling said her daughter was a target, they told the Leveson Inquiry in Britain. Cindy Martin reports.
Tanks come under attack in Homs
Nov. 18 - Video posted to the internet purports to show Syrian military tanks coming under fire in Homs. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)
Professor Joel Nichols, UST School of Law.mp4
For more information about Professor Nichols, view his bio on the UST Law website: http://www.stthomas.edu/law/faculty/bios/NicholsJoel.htm.